Definition of realign
: to align again; especially : to reorganize or make new groupings of
realignmentplay \-mənt\ noun
Examples of realign in a Sentence
We had to realign the text to fit it on the page.
The car's wheels were realigned.
Recent Examples of realign from the Web
The Times plans to realign this system by replacing it with one layer of editors who will fill all of these roles.
The longer closure will provide time to build a larger storm water management pond in the area and realign the ramp to meet the revitalized roadway.
Around the same time, Interstates 12 and 59 were being realigned to converge with Interstate 10 near Slidell.
The new rules, which will go into effect on July 18, realign where passengers can be picked up by the various services, including taxis and shuttle buses.
In his work, Podhajsky explores themes of connectedness, the relevance of nature and the psychedelic experience, hoping to realign viewers with themselves and their surroundings.
Cobb County Transportation Director Jim Wilgus wrote in an email that the project is to realign the intersection of Riverview Road and Veterans Memorial in anticipation that a signal could be placed at that location in the future.
Last year’s referendum cut across party lines and realigned British politics in ways that are not yet clear.
The judge, however, said that in the meantime the county system can continue to realign the school zones for two elementary schools to address overcrowding and provide for better integration within those two campuses.
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First Known Use of realign
REALIGN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of realign for English Language Learners
: to change the position or direction of (something) slightly usually in relation to something else
: to organize (something) in a different way
Legal Definition of realign
: to make new divisions or groupings of; especially : to regroup (one or more litigants) to reflect the true arrangement of interests in a suit
Additional Notes on realign
After examining the ultimate interests of the parties involved in a suit, the court might choose to realign the plaintiffs and defendants so that, for example, one of the defendants becomes a plaintiff.
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